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Old 05-27-2010, 04:16 PM   #1
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Trivia 5/27

trivia 5/27

DID YOU KNOW...
The State Flag of Utah was originally designed for the Battleship USS Utah in 1912; it was adopted as the State Flag one year later.

1. what year saw the beginning of world war one?
2. which woody Allen film shows a world 200 years in the future?
3. name the actor who played the role of agent matt helm in four 1960's
movies?
4. name the brothers portrayed by jack Kelly and james garner in a
television series?
5. Really Tough Question Dept;
what was Carson sidekick ed McMahon's first job in a regular tv series?
6. what are the first names of the singing McGuire Sisters?
7. who was the most famous student of the fictional master po?
8. what was famous western lawman Bat Masterson's occupation at the time of
his death?

TRUTH OR CRAP ??
the first baseball team, the new York knickerbockers, wore straw hats.
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1. 1914
2. SLEEPER
3. DEAN MARTIN
4. BRET AND BART MAVERICK
5. circus clown on the 1950's series Big Top
6. Dorothy, Christine, Phyllis
7. KWAI CHANG CAIN
8. sports writer for the New York Morning Telegraph

TRUTH !!
the straw hats worn in the 1850's proved impractical, so the team switched
to pillbox-style hats similar to those worn by soldiers in the civil war.
in 1876 these hats became official throughout the league. the pillbox hat
slowly evolved into the ball cap we know today.

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